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1998 Fribble Archive
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December

  • 12/31/98 -- Pigskin Widow, by cockrell@sbids.state.ks.u
  • 12/30/98 -- A Call To Fools, by MoFoRyzn
  • 12/29/98 -- My Kids Sling Hash, by Jacki Stirn
  • 12/28/98 -- Why the Market Moves, by LinemanWW@aol.com
  • 12/24/98 -- Why I Give, by Amy Christensen-Waddell
  • 12/23/98 -- Pedal Power, by Peter Warton
  • 12/22/98 -- "Don't Do What I Did" Fribble, by Cass Bielski
  • 12/21/98 -- A Free Car!, by Kevin Stefan
  • 12/18/98 -- The Foolish Woman and the Cold Caller, by ddferran@ingr.com
  • 12/17/98 -- Foolish Commuting, by Dan O'Brien
  • 12/16/98 -- The Do Donate Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 12/15/98 -- Save Social Security!, by Cynthia Rymer Imes
  • 12/14/98 -- My Mom, The Fool, by KENGWIN@aol.com
  • 12/11/98 -- Return of the Magi, by David Berg-Seiter
  • 12/10/98 -- Before I Met the Fools, by Mark Panger
  • 12/09/98 -- Periodical Education, by Phoolish1
  • 12/08/98 -- The Don't Donate Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 12/07/98 -- The Josiah Carberry Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 12/04/98 -- A Foolish Transformation, by Frank Womble
  • 12/03/98 -- Picking Up a Foolish Hobby, by Foolgolf
  • 12/02/98 -- Dueling Wise, by Mark Stolz
  • 12/01/98 -- The Hidden Cost of Diversification, by DSchlege@LoderDrew.com

November

  • 11/30/98 -- Testimonial Time, by Steven O. Argabright
  • 11/27/98 -- Why It's Foolish to Give Money Away, by Chris Rugaber
  • 11/25/98 -- Almost a fool, by Jeremy Cranfill
  • 11/24/98 -- An Addict's Lament, by adurham@bellatlantic.net
  • 11/23/98 -- Reverse Compounding, by smackshooter
  • 11/20/98 -- Chop, Chop
  • 11/19/98 -- Furby Frenzy, by Tony Miller
  • 11/18/98 -- The Pass-the-Buck Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 11/17/98 -- The Check's In the Mail, by Jim Chadwick
  • 11/16/98 -- The Profit Prophets
  • 11/13/98 -- Educating Fool, by scrnplyr@earthlink.net
  • 11/12/98 -- Painless Budgetting (with Software), by Travis J.I. Corcoran
  • 11/11/98 -- Reliable Sources, By Ken Burchill
  • 11/10/98 -- The Joy (No Joke!) of Budgeting, by James Scott
  • 11/09/98 -- I've Got Friends Paying High Commissions, by Warren S. Levine
  • 11/06/98 -- Buying the Farm, by Dave Armbrust
  • 11/05/98 -- Stocks On the Rocks, by George Stateham
  • 11/04/98 -- The Plain English Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 11/03/98 -- Beating Inertia, by Jacki Stirn
  • 11/02/98 -- Bye, Bye Big Broker!, by Mary Lynn Williams

October

  • 10/30/98 -- The Apple of My Eye, by Jeff (AKJayhawk) Campbell
  • 10/29/98 -- The Noble Pigeon, by Toby Bordelon
  • 10/28/98 -- From Knight To Fool, by John Cummings
  • 10/27/98 -- Hello, From Idaho!, by Richard Dressner
  • 10/26/98 -- The Foolish Ways, by Hunzi
  • 10/23/98 -- Mommas, Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Stockbrokers, by Warren S. Levine
  • 10/22/98 -- Home Equity Horror Story
  • 10/21/98 -- Kissing Your Broker Goodbye (Part Deux), by Michael Giudicissi
  • 10/20/98 -- My Mother, The Fool, by Matt Baxter
  • 10/19/98 -- Fortune Tellers in Suits, by Tony Luck
  • 10/16/98 -- Here I Go!
  • 10/15/98 -- My Portfolio's Down. Oh Boy!, by Michael Rasmussen
  • 10/14/98 -- Pickle Fribble: The Dill Apocalypse, by Bob Bobala
  • 10/13/98 -- My Second Best Investment, by Tom Kuffel
  • 10/12/98 -- Easy Steps to Wise Investing, by Tom Poulton
  • 10/09/98 -- Fooling Around with Your Spouse, by David H. Rothman
  • 10/08/98 -- 10 Reasons Internet Trading is a Threat, by Michael Rasmussen
  • 10/07/98 -- Kissing Your Broker Goodbye, by Michael Giudicissi
  • 10/06/98 -- My Best investment, by Tom Kuffel
  • 10/05/98 -- A Threat to Our Financial Lives?, by Brandon Starr
  • 10/02/98 -- Urban Legends, by George Runkle
  • 10/01/98 -- Lost Opportunities, by Claude1234

September

  • 09/30/98 -- Strolling Along the Cyber Sidewalk, by Jean Macaulay
  • 09/29/98 -- My Foray to Fooldom, by Recovering Fool Jacki Stirn
  • 09/28/98 -- A Fool's Confession, by Alex576277@aol.com
  • 09/25/98 -- Killer Markets, by Marty Goldstein
  • 09/24/98 -- Another Road to Fooldom, by Tom Guy
  • 09/23/98 -- The Joys of the Foolish, by Michael Giudicissi
  • 09/22/98 -- Don't Panic, by synsup@titan.chem.utoronto.ca
  • 09/21/98 -- The Dividend Growth Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 09/18/98 -- Starrgate or Stockgate?, by Bob Bobala
  • 09/17/98 -- The End Of History?
  • 09/16/98 -- Individual Stocks vs. Mutual Funds
  • 09/15/98 -- The Road to Fooldom
  • 09/14/98 -- "Long Term", by arguile@email.msn.com
  • 09/11/98 -- Confessions of a Stock Market Bear, by Rob Peebles
  • 09/10/98 -- Paradise Break, by Maureen Alley
  • 09/09/98 -- How An Old fool Became a Fool, by Kent Lowry
  • 09/08/98 -- How To Win at Gambling Every Time, by Stephen McCurdy
  • 09/04/98 -- Focus, by Richard Dressner
  • 09/03/98 -- That's Life (in the Market), by Jeb Sturmer
  • 09/02/98 -- The Panic-less Perspective Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 09/01/98 -- Seven Years in the Dark, by TomGram5@aol.com

August

  • 08/31/98 -- Cruise Control, by Daniel Chambers
  • 08/28/98 -- An Investing Vacation, by Jon Cheek
  • 08/27/98 -- A Case For Panic?, by Tim "Foolcrum" Thompson
  • 08/26/98 -- Five Years of Fooldom, by Bob Bobala
  • 08/25/98 -- Spend A Little!, by Jim Mischel
  • 08/24/98 -- Kathie Lee -- Market Gooroo?, by Greg Panayotti
  • 08/21/98 -- A Lesson From Fooldom, by George Runkle
  • 08/20/98 -- Foolishly Providing for a Disinterested Spouse, by Alex576277
  • 08/19/98 -- Benjamin Sells, Take One, by Rick Aristotle Munarriz
  • 08/18/98 -- Investment Options (sigh) At Last , by catalase@comteck.com
  • 08/17/98 -- Six Flags Over Greenspan!, by JacobL5044
  • 08/14/98 -- Mrs. Courage vs. Ms. Fear
  • 08/13/98 -- Good Habits
  • 08/12/98 -- A Tale of Frugality and Independence
  • 08/11/98 -- A Foolish Victory, by Jack Cooper
  • 08/10/98 -- The Thankfulness Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 08/07/98 -- The Junior Investor Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 08/06/98 -- The Random Acts of Foolishness Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 08/05/98 -- Risk Is In the Eye of the Beholder, By Alexander Grimwade
  • 08/04/98 -- The Compounding Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 08/03/98 -- A Foolish Lightening of The Load, by George Runkle

July

  • 07/31/98 -- A Foolish Future, by Steven Weinstein
  • 07/30/98 -- Opening the Window, by MFGreyhound
  • 07/29/98 -- Rational Irrationality, by Martin Kellman
  • 07/28/98 -- Hope, Online, by Rick Aristotle Munarriz
  • 07/27/98 -- Foolish Job Hunting, by George Runkle
  • 07/24/98 -- Middle School Fools, by LynnTheNovice
  • 07/23/98 -- Finding a Way, Part II, by Captain Terrence T. Manns
  • 07/22/98 -- Stiffing the Cold Callers, by Timothy O. Stuy
  • 07/21/98 -- The Pyramid Scheme Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 07/20/98 -- Foolish Education, Part II, by Chris Walsh
  • 07/17/98 -- Snake Eyes, by Phred5252
  • 07/16/98 -- A "Moving" Farewell, by MADSILBER
  • 07/15/98 -- Time Is Money, by Alex576277
  • 07/14/98 -- Having Your Budget Tied to an Ant Hill, by George Runkle
  • 07/13/98 -- A Great Stock-Timing Strategy, by Kevin Stefan
  • 07/10/98 -- Finding a Way, by Captain Terrence T. Manns
  • 07/09/98 -- An Investment You Can Sleep With (Literally), by Brad Parker
  • 07/08/98 -- I'll have the Fillet and a Coke, by Jeb Sturmer
  • 07/07/98 -- To Buy or Not to Buy? by Bob Bobala
  • 07/06/98 -- Why Have Renter's Insurance? by Joann Floyd
  • 07/02/98 -- Moving To Atlanta, by George Runkle
  • 07/01/98 -- Why Did It Take So Long?

June

  • 06/30/98  -- The Good, the Bad, and the Aesthetically Displeasing
  • 06/29/98  -- Wise TV, By Jay Geiger
  • 06/26/98  -- Never Too Early to Begin, By Meera Ramchandran
  • 06/25/98  -- Foolish Public Education, by John Henderson
  • 06/24/98  -- Dollar-Cost-Average Budgeting, by Bob Bloomfield
  • 06/23/98  -- Education of a Fool, by Michael Rasmussen
  • 06/22/98  -- Why Does Change Collect?, by Jennifer Silber
  • 06/19/98  -- When Forced To Be Productive, By George Runkle
  • 06/18/98  -- For What It's Worth
  • 06/17/98  -- Cheap Apartments with Bats, By Guy Nerad
  • 06/16/98  -- Some Holiday, By Michael Maham
  • 06/15/98  -- Stock for Grads, By Heather Wilhelm
  • 06/12/98  -- Fools Got a Hold on Me, by Mark Stolz
  • 06/11/98  -- Foolish Teaching Tools, by Chris Walsh
  • 06/10/98  -- More Thoughts on Change, by PridePr
  • 06/09/98  -- Mysteries of the Wise, by George Runkle
  • 06/08/98  -- Amassing Loose Change, by Vince Bourgault
  • 06/05/98  -- E-Commerce for the Masses, by Bob Williams
  • 06/04/98  -- Foolish Tools, by Jonathan Dick
  • 06/03/98  -- Gassing Loose Change, by sthatch@juno.com
  • 06/02/98  -- Who Wants To Be a Millionaire?, by Peter O'Connell
  • 06/01/98  -- Buy a Roll of Stamps, by Ted Verrill

May

  • 05/29/98  -- Styles On Video, by David Wolpe
  • 05/28/98  -- Potential of the Web, by George Runkle
  • 05/27/98  -- Bankruptcy: A Bad Option For Bad Debt, by George Runkle
  • 05/26/98  -- Take Responsibility, by Mason Kong
  • 05/22/98  -- Fools Don't Retire: They Become Independently Wealthy, by Terry Yoder
  • 05/21/98  -- The House Is Down Again!? by Randy Befumo
  • 05/20/98  -- Roswell/Rump Going Public
  • 05/19/98  -- Gambling As An Investment? by Mma5cents
  • 05/18/98  -- Market Crash, by Chris Rugaber
  • 05/15/98  -- Foolish Camping, by datsko@rockford.com
  • 05/14/98  -- Birth of a Fool, by Anthony Ragan
  • 05/13/98  -- With Responsibility Comes Terror, by Mark Rosneck
  • 05/12/98  -- Good vs. Bad Debt, by George Runkle
  • 05/11/98  -- The Lengths Mom Went To, by Wunnies
  • 05/08/98  -- A Mother's Day Tribute, by Mark Robertson
  • 05/07/98  -- CobWeb Goes Public, by Jon Gold
  • 05/06/98  -- Foolish Graduation Gift, by jimk@mpinet.net
  • 05/05/98  -- An Ode to the Contrarian, by Maria Bowman
  • 05/04/98  -- Magnum Opus, by Patrick White
  • 05/01/98  -- A Very Foolish Library, by SMMonohan

April

  • 04/30/98  -- Rump Regrets and Clarifications, by JacobL5044
  • 04/29/98  -- Common Sense, by Alex Blanton
  • 04/28/98  -- Allied Chicanery, by Michael Dorsey
  • 04/27/98  -- The Golf Fribble, by JSM VMD
  • 04/24/98  -- Philosophers Rule OK!, by Harriet Baber
  • 04/23/98  -- Read Your Credit Report Carefully, by Mariano Goluboff
  • 04/22/98  -- Investor Wins Prestigious-Sounding Award, by JacobL5044
  • 04/21/98  -- The Asterix Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 04/20/98  -- Getting a Foolish Education, by Frank Womble
  • 04/17/98  -- How I Became a Foolish Investor, by Wayne Shupp
  • 04/16/98  -- Day-Trading, by George Runkle
  • 04/15/98  -- Roscoe Rump, by Jacob Lewin
  • 04/14/98  -- Full-Service Foolery, by Robert L. Bailey
  • 04/13/98  -- Washington vs. Wall Street
  • 04/09/98  -- A Foolish Budget, by George Runkle
  • 04/08/98  -- Uncovering the Covered Call, by JDanoff
  • 04/07/98  -- Out of the Mouths of Foolish Babes, by Kristin Hernberg
  • 04/06/98  -- How I Plan to "Win the Lottery", by Carol Guest
  • 04/03/98  -- Inverted Mileage Theory, by Paul Maghielse and David Wolpe
  • 04/02/98  -- Spurned by the Wise, by Michael Pizolato
  • 04/01/98  -- A Little Feedback Goes a Long Way, by Ben Shieh

March

  • 03/31/98  -- On Beating the Market, by C. Regis Wilson
  • 03/30/98  -- My New Computer, by Mohammed Aslam
  • 03/27/98  -- A Night at the Movies, by C. Metaxas
  • 03/26/98  -- If Everyone Did It, by Wetoot
  • 03/25/98  -- The Balanced Portfolio, by Charles Wallace
  • 03/24/98  -- Beardstown Redux, by David Charney
  • 03/23/98  -- Why Diversify? by Kevin Podsiadlik
  • 03/20/98  -- Sleep and Taxes
  • 03/19/98  -- Me and My Kids, by Rick Gleason
  • 03/18/98  -- Credit Me With These Random Thoughts, by George Runkle
  • 03/17/98  -- Keeping The Faith, by Dianne D. Ferrans
  • 03/16/98  -- New Fool Meets Full Service, by Gordy Blaze Oliver
  • 03/13/98  -- A Day at the Casino, by Brian Clark
  • 03/12/98  -- Fribble III on Credit, by George Runkle
  • 03/11/98  -- How Do I Get My Wife Involved? by David Quinby
  • 03/10/98  -- The Day the Bottom Fell Out, by Mark Hewitt
  • 03/09/98  -- Where's the Walrus, by Jim McGuire
  • 03/06/98  -- Stocks and Sport-Utes, by Jim McGuire
  • 03/05/98  -- The Benefit of Starting Over Early, by Heather Pregerson
  • 03/04/98  -- Keep It Simple!, by David Quinby
  • 03/03/98  -- Life With Credit Cards, by Kim Alexander
  • 03/02/98  -- Why? by George Runkle

February

  • 02/27/98  -- The Winter Olympics Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 02/26/98  -- Feeding Frenzy, by Peter J. Polack
  • 02/25/98  -- A Perfect Match, by Johnandkim
  • 02/24/98  -- Foolish Domestic Financial Management, by Wendy B G
  • 02/23/98  -- The Fortune Cookie Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 02/20/98  -- The Benefit of Starting Early, by David Berger
  • 02/19/98  -- Fields of Green, by Rick Aristotle Munarriz
  • 02/18/98  -- Life Without Credit Cards
  • 02/17/98  -- Follow the Bouncing Fools? by David Quinby
  • 02/13/98  -- Do You Like Roller Coasters? by Wendy B G
  • 02/12/98  -- Confessions of a Fund Investor, by Eric Desch
  • 02/11/98  -- Getting Foolish at the Getty, by TMF Post 1
  • 02/10/98  -- It's Tough to Raise a Fool, by Mark Stolz
  • 02/09/98  -- Out of the Mouths of Babes, by Joe H. Hall
  • 02/06/98  -- A Classical Fribble, by George Runkle
  • 02/05/98  -- S&P Hits 1,000! (Yawn), by Rick Aristotle Munarriz
  • 02/04/98  -- Credit Card University, By Magoo1175
  • 02/03/98  -- The Duck, Duck, Goose Fribble, by Selena Maranjian
  • 02/02/98  -- Buying Too Much House, by Ray Richardson

January

  • 01/30/98  -- A Barbie Dream Retirement, by Steven L. Mock
  • 01/29/98  -- A Warm Call, Not a Cold Call, by Mike Buckley
  • 01/28/98  -- Emily's Foolish Education
  • 01/27/98  -- A Family In Crisis, by CConrad852
  • 01/26/98  -- Pair of Bulls?, by Dave Sonntag
  • 01/23/98  -- Stuff! Stuff! (and Returns), by David M. Grimm
  • 01/22/98  -- A Before-and-After Fribble, by Donna Bennett
  • 01/21/98  -- Why Not Become a Millionaire?, by J_baker@juno.com
  • 01/20/98  -- Stuff! Stuff! (and Debt), by Wendy B G
  • 01/16/98  -- The Credit Trap, by Robert Sheard
  • 01/15/98  -- It Can Happen To You, by George Runkle
  • 01/14/98  -- Credit Card Beloved, by Dogwind@aol.com
  • 01/13/98  -- Kicking the Credit Card Habit, by George Runkle
  • 01/12/98  -- A Gooroo Predicts, by CConrad852
  • 01/09/98  -- On Foolishness and Cliches, by Patrick Chylinski
  • 01/08/98  -- The Wisdom of Wall Street, by Wingzing
  • 01/07/98  -- An Answer To The Wise, by George Runkle
  • 01/06/98  -- Unexpected Charity, by chnance@richmond.infi.net
  • 01/05/98  -- Christmas, Computers and Cars, by D.A. Ridgely
  • 01/02/98  -- The Sob Story, by Karen Rhodes
  • 01/01/98  -- New Year's Day Holiday